Facebook Denies Allegations of Anti-Conservative Bias

by David Cohen
Facebook responded to a report by Gizmodo in which former employees of the social network claimed that they were instructed to lower the reach of posts by conservative sites. A former journalist who worked on Facebook’s Trending Topics told Michael Nunez of Gizmodo that stories about conservative topics such as the Conservative Political Action Conference, Mitt Romney and Rand ...Read the full article

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